fbpx
News + Portfolio
News
Coins
🔥
Promote your crypto project here for just 0.1 ETH per day!
Advertise here

Theblockcrypto.com





🔥
Promote your crypto project here for just 0.1 ETH per day!
Advertise here
2 h
SEC issues no-action letter in response to digital asset securities questions

A September 25 letter from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has cleared the way for additional means of using alternative trading systems to facilitate the trade of digital asset securities.

5 h
After unplanned movement of $150M in funds, KuCoin discloses hack

Singapore-based cryptocurrency exchange KuCoin has been hacked. In a blog post released on Friday night, the exchange disclosed that it had “detected some

21 h
Lawmakers want to amend the Securities Act to provide more clarity for crypto assets

A new bill from Rep. Emmer wants to amend existing securities laws to clarify securities laws for some tokens.

21 h
DeFi protocol Aave launches new governance framework on mainnet

DeFi lending protocol Aave has launched its governance token on mainnet, the Aave team announced today.

22 h
Gauntlet’s Tarun Chitra wants to de-risk DeFi with an automated governance platform

Gauntlet is introducing a platform for automated governance. The Block spoke with Tarun Chitra about the platform and what Gauntlet hopes to bring to the DeFi table.

22 h
OneCoin investors accuse BNY Mellon of playing role in $4 billion Ponzi scheme

The Bank of New York Mellon (BNY Mellon) is being accused of playing a key role in the $4 billion Ponzi scheme OneCoin, days after the FinCEN files were published by Buzzfeed News.

1 d
Centralized assets now constitute 40% of MakerDAO’s vaults

New data interpretation from The Block shows that centralized assets comprise 40% of the collateral  locked in MakerDAO. 

1 d
MicroStrategy CEO: Dollar, gold shortcomings led company to put 90% of balance sheet into bitcoin

The Block sat with MicroStrategy CEO Michael Saylor earlier this week to understand the company’s $425 million investment into bitcoin.

1 d
New study says the number of unique crypto asset users has increased 189% in the past year

A new Cambridge University report claims the number of unique cryptoassets accounts has increased by fourfold over the last four years.

1 d
Gemini lists seven new DeFi tokens, including UNI and YFI

Crypto exchange and custodian Gemini has added support for seven new decentralized finance (DeFi) tokens.

1 d
ETH
Ethereum studio ConsenSys wins Hong Kong central bank digital currency study project

Ethereum development studio ConsenSys has been awarded a central bank digital currency (CBDC) study project by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA).

1 d
Russian federal authority blacklists Binance’s website

Roskomnadzor, the Russian federal authority responsible for the supervision of communications, information technology, and mass media in the country, has blacklisted Binance’s website.

1 d
Alameda Research mints largest ever quantity of WBTC token for yield farming

Crypto trading firm Alameda Research has today minted the largest ever quantity of WBTC, an ERC-20 token backed 1:1 by bitcoin, for yield farming.

1 d
ETH
Ethereum scaling startup Optimism releases limited testnet of its Layer-2 solution

Optimism, the Ethereum scaling startup that is building a Layer-2 solution using a tool called optimistic rollup, has released the limited testnet.

1 d
Congressional bid for new U.S. crypto exchange oversight draws early plaudits

Thus far, a proposed measure that would create a new regulatory regime for U.S. exchanges is drawing plaudits from industry participants.